Ellen Engel, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Accounting at the University of Illinois at Chicago Business School. She received her Ph.D. from Stanford University, M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and B.S. in Accounting from the University of Detroit Mercy.
She is a Certified Public Accountant with experience in public practice. Her research interests include the role of accounting information in executive performance measurement and various corporate governance matters including executive and board of director incentives. Her research has been published in The Journal of Accounting and Economics and The Journal of Accounting Research. At the University of Illinois at Chicago, she teaches introduction to financial accounting, financial reporting, financial statement analysis, and corporate valuation to M.B.A. students.